Wit"ti*cism (?), n. [From Witty.]

A witty saying; a sentence or phrase which is affectedly witty; an attempt at wit; a conceit.

Milton.

He is full of conceptions, points of epigram, and witticisms; all which are below the dignity of heroic verse.
Addison.

 

© Webster 1913.

Log in or registerto write something here or to contact authors.